Lake Hodges Trail

EASY 32 reviews

Lake Hodges Trail is a 16.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Rancho Santa Fe, California that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
16.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
954 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

hiking

mountain biking

trail running

walking

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

over grown

rocky

hiking
19 days ago

hiking
29 days ago

Great hike, happy to see water up to the 15 freeway. The birds chirping, people out fishing.

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1 month ago

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hiking
2 months ago

Easy Trail Full Of Nice Picture Opportunities, Beautiful Flowers. Lake when it's up is Beautiful and serene!!!!!

2 months ago

2 months ago

mountain biking
2 months ago

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2 months ago

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2 months ago

mountain biking
5 months ago

Really like this trail when I want to get extra work out!

11 months ago

11 months ago

hiking
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Pro: Hiked from Rancho Bernardo neighborhood to Old Glory (flag on top of a hill). Great 9 mile in/out hike with spectacular views, tons of wildflowers and great bird watching. I did this hike in late March 2016.

Con: Always prefer a loop hike and this was an in/out hike. Poison oak got me :-(

hiking
Monday, May 02, 2016

Easy trail, not too many people. A nice quick and easy hike.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Sunday, March 20, 2016

hiking
Friday, March 04, 2016